State's Legal Moves Cause Mixed Messages on Toxic Air
In recent weeks, state officials have been moving swiftly to make legal agreements with Sterigenics that, in some cases, have bypassed public input.
It Takes Years for Heart to Recover from Smoking
Experts have long thought that an ex-smoker's risk of heart attack, stroke, heart failure or death from heart disease returns to normal within five...
Task Force Updates Breast Cancer Recommendations
New recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) may help clarify who can benefit most from a risk assessment test. Now,...
Vaping Raises Heart and Lung Concerns
The small study of healthy young adults discovered that even e-cigarettes without nicotine caused a short-lived drop in blood vessel function.
City Parks Are a Mood Booster
Large regional parks with lots of tree cover and vegetation conferred the biggest happiness lift, while paved urban plazas offered the least...
Children Make You Happier -- Once They've Left Home
Having children can make you happier, but only when you're older and if your children have moved out, a new study finds.
Georgia Residents Demand State Act on Toxic Air
Residents at a community meeting expressed displeasure with state and federal officials who said working with the company on a voluntary basis...
Heart Experts Support Use of Prescription Fish Oil
While the AHA comes out in favor of prescription fish oil supplements, it does not do the same for over-the-counter supplements.
Could Fluoride Be Bad for Baby During Pregnancy?
Two out of every three U.S. residents now live in an area with fluoridated water, compared with 38% of Canadians and 3% of Europeans, the...
Weaver Frozen Chicken Patties Recalled
About 39,000 pounds of Weaver brand chicken patty products have been recalled by Tyson Foods Inc. due to possible contamination with foreign matter.
Plague Concerns Close Parts of Wildlife Refuge
Some areas of the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge near Denver remain closed due to plague-infected prairie dogs.
A Fatty Meal Might Affect How You Absorb CBD
Compared with fasting, the amount of CBD in the body was four times higher after the high-fat meal and the maximum amount in the blood was 14 times...